The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 34 48 58
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +10
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 1 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.45% 0.43% 1.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.33% 0.68% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Average salary - £41,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +26.15%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LINQ
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
75 148 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 33.94% 64.35% 62.40%
Number of salaries quoted 60 122 191
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

LINQ
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Chester region.

LINQ Salary Trend in Chester

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing LINQ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LINQ.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) NHibernate
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Telerik
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) TDD

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing LINQ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LINQ. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) NHibernate
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Phone 8
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Telerik
Chester, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago